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W. Lafayette police investigating man shot in park

Police said he was taken to an Indianapolis hospital Saturday night.
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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind — Police in West Lafayette are investigating a Saturday evening shooting at one of the city's parks that sent a man to the hospital. 

Officers were called to Cumberland Park on the north side of the city around 6:30 p.m. and found Amara Diomande, 21. He had apparently been shot in the leg, according to a police department release.

Diomande was taken to a local hospital, then transferred to a hospital in Indianapolis. 

Police report no arrests as their investigation continues.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call West Lafayette PD at 765.775.5200 or the WeTip Hotline at 1.800.78-CRIME.

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